Accredited textile lab

Labotex is an independent testing laboratory serving innovators in the soft furnishing and decorative fabric industry. Its analytical techniques, rigorous testing methods and commitment to the ISO 17025 standard ensure excellence in textile analysis.

Labotex believes that it is only through an in-depth scientific understanding of the performance and behaviour of fabrics that this degree of excellence and quality can be reached. Whether your market is local, national or international, Labotex will test for you – taking your fabric quality to a higher level.

The description of ISO 17025: General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories.

To gain the ISO 17025 Labotex underwent an extensive auditing process performed by BELAC, a Belgian Accreditation Body which is a signatory of all existing MLAs (multilateral agreements) and MRAs (multilateral recognition agreements) of EA (European co-operation for Accreditation), ILAC (International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation) and FALB (Forum of Accreditation and Licensing Bodies).


What we do

Labotex performs a wide range of mechanical and fire resistance tests according to the highest standards laid down by leading international organisations. These include:

  • ISO (International standard)
  • EN (European standard)
  • BS (British standard)
  • IMO (International Maritime Organisation)
  • ASTM (American standard)